Dr. Wengert's Hepatica Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For derangement of the liver and secretions. An alterative and cathartic.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1874
Fouse Brothers and Company
overall: 2.5 cm x 5.3 cm x 1.7 cm; in x 2 1/16 in x 11/16 in
overall: 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Blood & Liver Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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